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Market Highlights for the day: Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC)

With a market cap of 27.93 B, Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a large market cap size. Marathon Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: MPC) has been on the stock market since its IPO date on the 6/24/2011. Marathon Petroleum Corporation is in the Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing industry and Basic Materials sector. Average volume for Marathon Petroleum Corporation, is 4353.75, and so far today it has a volume of 0. Performance year to date since the 6/24/2011 is 6.87%.

To help you determine whether Marathon Petroleum Corporation is undervalued the following values will help you decide. P/E is 23.75 and forward P/E is 14.94. PEG perhaps more useful shows that Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a value for PEG of 1.49. P/S ratio is 0.42 and the P/B ratio is 2.16. The P/Cash and P/Free cash flow is 12.89 and 21.91 respectively.

At the current price Marathon Petroleum Corporation is trading at, 53.81 (0.00% today), Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a dividend yield of 2.68%, and this is covered by a payout ratio of 61.50%. Earnings per share (EPS) is 2.27, and this is looking to grow in the next year to 30.90% after growing -57.90% this past year. EPS growth quarter over quarter is 2900.00%, and 28.00% for sales growth quarter over quarter.

The number of shares outstanding is 519.03, and the number of shares float is 513.44. The senior management bring insider ownership to 0.30%, and institutional ownership is at 81.90%. The float short is 1.72%, with the short ratio at a value of 2.02. Management has seen a return on assets of 2.70%, and also a return on investment of 7.30%.

The ability for Marathon Petroleum Corporation, to deal with debt, means it current ratio is 1.6, and quick ratio is 0.8. Long term debt/equity is 0.96 and total debt/equity is 0.96. In terms of margins, Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a gross margin of 9.60%, with its operating margin at 3.90%, and Marathon Petroleum Corporation has a profit margin of 1.80%.

The 52 week high is -2.52%, with 49.60% being its 52 week low. The 20 day simple moving average is 1.73% and the 200 day simple moving average is 9.74%.

Disclaimer: Remember there is a risk to your investment, this is not a recommendation, nor personal advice, never invest more than you are able too loose.


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